Variety Show featuring Leonidas’ 54 performing cats and dogs

  • Opening Night: 09 September 1901
  • Performance: 14 September 1901
  • Genre: Variety

1. Bella and Bijou – society entertainers, including their latest success ‘The Betting Man’
2. T. W. Royal – refined comedian and artistic clog dancer – Winner and Holder of the Champion Challenge Cup for Best All-Round Performer; also Gold Medal and Title of Third Champion Clog Dancer of the World at the Empire Theatre, Hull on August 10, 1901
3. Revene and Elton – acrobatic eccentrics and speciality artistes
4. Viagraph – all the latest pictures of important events – ‘The Snow Man’; ‘Inconstancy, Thy Name is Woman’; ‘The Handy Man and His Historical 4.7 Gun’; ‘The Divers at Work Above and Below the Water’; ‘Alone on the Veldt’; ‘An Attack on a Christian Mission by the Chinese Boxers’
5. Hill and Hull – grotesques in their novelties ‘Chinese Idols’ and ‘Jack in the Box’
6. Jovial Joe Colverd – original, funny and refined – the Great John Bull from the Crystal Palace Caf? Chantant
7. Leonidas – 54 performing cats and dogs, ‘absolutely the Greatest Show on Earth’

  • Number of Acts: 7
  • Number of Performances: 13
  • Performance Times: Monday to Saturday at 18:00 and 21:00 with a matinee performance on Thursday at 14:30
  • Circus: Acrobatic eccentrics
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